Annual report pursuant to section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2013
Mar. 28, 2014
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name Marathon Patent Group, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001507605  
Document Type 10-K  
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2013  
Amendment Flag true  
Amendment Description We are filing this Amendment in response to a comment letter received from the SEC (the "Comment Letter") in connection with its review of the Original Filing. In response to the SEC Comment Letter, changes and revisions have been made to the following items: Item 1. Business; Item 1A. Risk Factors; Item 7. Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations; Item 8. Financial Statements and Supplementary Data; and Item 15. Exhibits and Financial Statement Schedules..  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? No  
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No  
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? Yes  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Public Float   $ 18,000,000
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   5,489,593
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2013